FedEx Can't Shake Coin Dealer's Suit Over Disclosures

Law360, Chicago (September 12, 2013, 8:07 PM EDT) -- A Tennessee federal judge on Thursday refused to dismiss a coin dealer’s lawsuit accusing FedEx Corp. of disclosing its customers’ personal information to bogus rival dealers, who used it to draw the customers into a scam. 

U.S. District Judge Samuel H. Mays rejected the delivery company’s argument that plaintiff Universal Coin & Bullion Ltd.’s complaint was time-barred under their contract, allowing the coin dealer’s claims for breach of contract and negligence to stand.

Texas-based Universal Coin sued FedEx last November, alleging a number of its clients...
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Case Information

Case Title

Universal Coin and Bullion, Ltd. v. Federal Express Corporation, et al.

Case Number



Tennessee Western

Nature of Suit

Personal Property: Other


Samuel H. Mays, Jr

Date Filed

September 10, 2012

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